General Information

Russell Elementary opens at 8:00 a.m.

  • School is in session from 8:20 until 3:00.

  • Students should not be on the grounds before 8:00 unless they are bus riders.

  • Morning MAKE IT is provided in the event your child needs supervision prior to 8:00.

Tardy bell rings at 8:20 a.m.

5th Grade Lunch from 12:05-12:45
4th Grade Lunch from 12:05-12:45

All visitors must first report to the office before going to any classroom.

Mr. Jeremy Heigert, Assistant Principal 

Candie Hart, Secretary
705 North Jefferson St.
Litchfield, Illinois 62056

Phone: (217) 324-4034
Fax: (217) 324-3977

Are you in need of a smoke detector for your home?
Contact the Red Cross at

The ROE will be holding an informational meeting on how to become a substitute teacher. Please click on the link below for more information.